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    Target announces Starbucks as coffee retailer for Canadian stores (Starbucks Newsroom)

    Loblaws launching loyalty program to coincide with Target entry (Globe and Mail)

    Zellers reviews options for outlets ‘left behind’ (Globe and Mail)

    Canadian malls are the Target of expansion(Montreal Gazette)

    Sobeys and Target: a winning combination (Financial Post)

    Target’s rejected sites in high demand by rival retailers (Globe & Mail)

    Walmart, Canadian Tire in Target's crosshairs (Financial Post)

    What we can expect: Tony Fisher talks about Target Canada (Financial Post)

    Target’s Canadian foray hits cost hurdle (Globe & Mail)

    Announcement of which Zellers are to convert coming by end of May? CTV

    "Death of Canadian retail greatly exaggerated" Rona CEO (Financial Post

    Impact on Canadian Tire (Financial Post)

    Canadian Retail Industry Viewpoints (Profit Magazine)

     

     

     

     

     

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    Monday
    Aug112014

    Google and Barnes & Noble team up on same-day delivery

    Dive Brief:

    • Starting Thursday in New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco, Barnes & Noble will deliver books the same day they are ordered via Google Shopping Express.

    • Barnes & Noble has struggled with growing its e-commercebusiness and has closed several underperforming stores.

    • Google Shopping Express launched a year ago and is offering a free six-month trial, with a charge of $5 per order after that for non-members. No word yet on what membership would cost.

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    Friday
    Aug082014

    Canadian Tire names new CEO, posts robust same-store sales growth

    Canadian Tire reported a strong second quarter on Thursday, and also announced the appointment of a veteran executive to lead the company in an era of continuing fierce competition and thrift-minded shoppers.

    Michael Medline, president, will take over as chief executive officer from Stephen Wetmore on Dec. 1.

    Wetmore, who was appointed CEO in 2008, leading the company through a period of strong growth, will take up the new non-executive role of deputy chairman of the board.

     

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    Wednesday
    Jul302014

    How to fix Target Canada’s problems in six easy steps

    The apology note Target Canada posted to YouTube in June, featuring interviews with employees from both head office and the retail floor, has yet to draw millions of views. But it was remarkable in that it offers the first sign the Minnesota-based retail giant is finally getting the hang of what it means to be Canadian.

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    Wednesday
    Jul302014

    World's 2nd Largest Victoria's Secret Flagship to Replace Montreal Chapters Bookstore

    The world's second largest Victoria's Secret location will replace Montreal'sChapters bookstore on busy Saint Catherine Street West. The 35,000+ square foot flagship will be located directly across the street from La Senza, owned by Victoria Secret's parent company. Chapters' Montreal location is the latest to shutter for the retailer, following the recent closure of three prominent Toronto stores. 

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